'''LaGrange College''' is a private, four-year liberal arts and sciences college
located in LaGrange, Georgia
. Founded in 1831 as a female educational institution, LaGrange is the oldest private college in Georgia.
It offers more than 55 academic and pre-professional programs, including graduate degrees in education. Affiliated with the United Methodist Church
LaGrange College has been ranked in the top 10 and as one of 10 “best values” among Southern comprehensive colleges by U.S. News & World Report
The college enrolls approximately 1,000 students and the student-faculty ratio is 11:1.
LaGrange draws more than half of its student body from Georgia. However, students from at least one-third of the other states in the U.S. and from abroad help provide a diverse community that includes various religious and ethnic backgrounds.
Famous alumni include Dean W. Young